Holy Cross and St Mary

Prayer: An Encounter with God. An Enterprise with God. An Engagement with the world.

On this page you will find resources to encourage and enable us to pray.
1. The Kingdom Come: The Archbishop of Canterbury’s call to prayer.
2. Try Praying: Resources for those who struggle with prayer
3. 24/7 Prayer Resources: “24/7 Prayer”
. A Link to “Daily Prayer” on the Church of England website

Download the “Try Praying” Resources at the bottom of this page

The Archbishop of Canterbury is encouraging Christians of all denominations to #Pledge2Pray as part of global prayer movement Thy Kingdom Come.Last year more than 100,000 people joined with the Archbishops of Canterbury and York to pray in the 10 days between Ascension and Pentecost.This year, even more are expected to join in. Click the link to find “The Kingdom Come” Prayer resources: The Kingdom come

See Archbishop Justin’s call to prayer:

More Resources:

  1. Click on our recommended resources on the right-hand side of this page.
  2. Click on the Sermons link which you will find on the Homepage below the picture slider on the left-hand side. Steve’s talks will be available over the coming weeks
  3. Check out: Lectio 365 – a new resource from Pete Greig’s 24/7 prayer team. You can download the APP from your Smart phone or Apple Phone, iPad or Laptop. See information here:
    Download the Lectio 365 App for Android and Apple now or get more information from the 24/7 website: Lectio 365
  4. Discover Pray As You Go – a wonderful daily spiritual exercise:
    Click this link: Pray As You Go – this can also be downloaded on to your Smart Phone or iPad through Google Play or Apple.
  5. Can’t get to Holy Communion? Here is an authorised form of words you can use for yourself to bring a sense of the presence of God that we feel when taking Holy Communion: Click: Can’t Get To Holy Communion?
  6. Check out: Daily Prayer from the Church of England:
    Daily Prayer
  7. See also: Celtic Daily Prayer from the Northumbria Community